Obituaries

Robert William Becker

Robert William Becker, 80, of Marietta, died Saturday, January 19, 2019at Marietta Memorial Hospital. Bob was born August 24, 1938 in Mariettato William and Grace {Kehl} Becker. He graduated from Marietta High School in 1956 and from Perdue University in 1960 and received his Master’s of ...

M. Justine Bennett

Marion “Justine” Bennett, 95, of Palestine, WV passed away January 18, 2019 at Parkersburg Care Center. She was born June 8, 1923 in Wirt County to the late Onnie and Elva Huffman Bennett. She was a member of Wirt County Senior Citizens and Two Runs Baptist Church and was a Homemaker. ...

Warren Ward Carmichael

Warren Ward Carmichael, 93 of Vienna, WV died at Wyngate on January 17, 2019. He was born on July 1, 1925 in Silverton, WV. He graduated from Ravenswood High School. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was a member of the United Nations Conference on International Organization in ...

Judy Lynn Cunningham

Judy Lynn Cunningham, 76, New Matamoras, died Jan. 18, 2019, at Brentwood Health Care Center in Northfield, Ohio. Services are at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hadley Funeral Home, New Matamoras Chapel, with Jim Scott officiating. Burial in Matamoras Cemetery. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Nina Mae Duckworth

Nina Mae Duckworth passed away at Ft. Sanders Regional Medical Center in Knoxville, TN on Jan. 9, 2019 after an extended illness at age 82. She was born in Clarksburg, WV on Jan. 29, 1936 to two loving parents, Alvin M. and Nina G. Tracey. She was proceeded in death by her husband James ...

James Robert Edwards

On Jan. 9, 2019, James (Jim) Robert Edwards, age 77, passed away with his wife and other family by his side. Perhaps the simplest description of Jim would be that he was a brilliant ray of sunshine. Jim’s positive outlook, his laughter, his “It’s a piece of cake” attitude, his ...

Kenneth Eugene Fluharty

Kenneth Eugene Fluharty, 78, of Reedsville, Ohio, passed away January 17, 2019 at the Arbors at Pomeroy following a brief illness. He was born on June 24, 1940 in Parkersburg, WV, the son of the late Samuel Leo and Hilma Virginia Sprouse Fluharty. Ken retired from Martin Marietta Aggregates ...

Nelda Hall

Nelda Hall, Belpre, 90, Belpre, died on Jan. 18, 2019, at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre.

Sandra “Sandy” Lee Lott

The Good Lord called home one of his Angels on Friday. Sandra “Sandy” Lee Lott, 65, of Parkersburg, WV died Friday January 18, 2019 at The Willows Nursing Center. She was born in Parkersburg a daughter of the late Hayward B. and Patricia (Scarberry) Butler. Sandy worked at The Willows ...

Jane McInnes

Jane McInnes entered the Kingdom of Heaven on Friday, Jan. 11, 2019. She died of natural causes after a lengthy period declining health. Jane was born to William Kenneth Burtis and Mary Ireland Burtis on Jan. 28, 1933, in Indiana and grew up in Calumet City, Illinois. She later matriculated ...

Nicole Renee Wilson Newell

Nicole Renee Wilson Newell, 35, of Parkersburg WV, left this life Jan. 16, 2019. She joins her beloved mother, Judy Wilson Kerns and father Timothy Swearingen in heaven. She is survived by her husband David Patrick Newell, sister Sonja Wilson, half-brother Cree Swearingen, beloved grandmother ...

S. Helen Riddle

Sara Helen Riddle departed this earthly life to begin her eternal heavenly life with her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at her home. She was born in Parkersburg, WV on June 19, 1929, the daughter of the late Theodore J. Sheppard Sr. and Dosha Archer Sheppard. ...

Barbara Ann Sommerville

Barbara (Bobbi) Ann Sommerville, of Parkersburg, passed away recently. A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Jan. 27 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church. Visitation will be one hour before the service.

Michael Allen Tice

Michael Allen Tice, 69, of Vienna passed away January 18, 2019 at Camden Clark Medical Center. He was born on March 19, 1949 in Parkersburg and was the son of the late Charles Allen and Frances Marie Fleming Tice. Michael was a 1969 graduate of Belpre High School and went on to serve his ...

The Rev. John Winfred Thorburn Weise

Known as “Father Jack” and dearly loved by all who knew him. Born March 7, 1931, Philadelphia, PA. Died peacefully Jan 9, 2019, Goodwin House, Alexandria, VA. Survived by brother B Gen William Weise, USMC (Ret), nephews, nieces, grand- and great-grand-nephews and nieces. Predeceased by ...

Angela Dawn Winter

Angela Dawn Winter, 38, of Vienna passed away January 19, 2019 at Camden Clark Medical Center following a brief illness. She was born on March 26, 1980 in Spencer, WV. Angela is survived by her children Michael Winter (Christine) of Vienna, Amber Winter of Virginia and former husband Tim ...

Charles Keith Barnes

Charles Keith Barnes, 77, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away Jan. 17, 2019, in Camden Clark Medical Center, Parkersburg, following an extended illness. Service will be 7 p.m.. Monday, Jan. 21, 2019 in the Casto Funeral Home, Ravenswood, WV, with Rev. Don Balis officiating. Visitation will be from 5 ...

John Belyus

John Belyus, 76, of Columbus, Ohio, passed away Jan. 18, 2019, at Mt. Carmel West in Columbus, Ohio. He was born April 5, 1942, in Springfield, Ohio, a son of the late Emery J. and Pauline Mae Deeble Belyus. He was a 1960 graduate of Belpre High School and also a graduate of Mountain State ...

Warren W. Carmichael

Warren Ward Carmichael, 93, Vienna, WV, died at Wyngate on Jan. 17, 2019. Arrangements pending at Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre.

Sara Helen Riddle

Sara Helen Riddle, 89, of Mineral Wells, WV, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. Arrangements are pending at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg.